We are a recommended law firm for banking and finance, superannuation and financial services by Asia Pacific Legal 500, 2018.
We have a strong understanding of the challenges and issues within the financial services sector. Our timely and commercial advice addresses all aspects of the law affecting companies within the financial services sector.
Our experience includes advising on:
- anti-money laundering;
- financial services regulation and licensing;
- investment funds and property funds; and
Our clients include AIA Australia, APN Property Group, Australian Unity, BBRC Funds Management, Bennelong Funds Management and Equity Trustees.
Financial Services| 23 Jul 2020
In this edition of Financial Services in Focus, partners Harry (Cheski) New, Adrian Verdnik and Vince Battaglia provide commentary on the latest ASIC updates, discuss the ASX's extension of temporary emergency capital raising relief to 30 November, plus much more.
Thinking| 15 Jul 2020
It is no secret that the big four banks garnered negative attention at the Royal Commission into Misconduct in the Banking, Superannuation and Financial Services Industry. Our Financial Services and Superannuation teams examine a case arising from the Royal Commission, brought by ASIC against the Commonwealth Bank of Australia and Colonial First State Investments Limited.
Financial Services| 08 Jul 2020
In this article, we outline ASIC’s new regulatory guidance on the administration of its product intervention power. We also discuss developments in relation to ASIC’s product intervention power following consultation on the draft regulatory guide last year.
Thinking| 01 Jul 2020
Financial Services in Focus is a fortnightly round-up of legal and regulatory developments in the financial services sector in Australia.